Project Description

Tokyo, Japan

Dr. Thomas moderated and led a spirited discussion on Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) and its importance for the achievement of the SDGs based on the 2019 policy briefs on gender in the changing world of work and measuring WEE. The T20 Task Force on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development added to the 2018 body of work on gender economic equity by producing two policy briefs covering the following topics:

A Gendered Perspective on Changing Demographics: Implications for Labour, Financial and Digital Equity

Women’s Economic Empowerment: Strengthening Public and Private Sector Impact through Accountability and Measurement

More pictures of WEI at the T20 Summit in Tokyo can be found on Flickr here